Brisbane to Cairns
24 hrs, 55 mins
Contemporary, comfortable and designed for relaxation, the newest addition of the Queensland Rail Travel fleet offers new features that will redefine the modern rail travel experience.
Travelling the state's coastline from Cairns to Brisbane and all regions in between, the first service was introduced on October 28 2013.
A second Spirit of Queensland introduced on 13 October 2014 operating four return services per week with a fifth service commencing 15 December 2014.
Each of the new trains will carry 172 passengers and will boast an Australian first with the revolutionary RailBed seats that convert to a lie-flat bed for overnight travel.